Gary F. Jensen, 81, died at his home in Santa Rosa, California on August 19, 2016. Gary grew up on a farm outside of Devils Lake, North Dakota. He was the son of Floyd and Mae Jensen.
Gary graduated from Devils Lake Central High School in 1953. He then attended North Dakota State, Fargo, ND and graduated from University of Minnesota in architecture in 1958. He worked as an architect in North Dakota, Colorado and California. The last 20 years of his life was spent as an artist/painter.
He was preceded in death by his wife Bodil (Jordt-Jorgensen) who passed in 2005, his parents and a brother, Douglas (Chaska, MN).
Gary is survived by his children: Barbara (Ken) Banker, Minot, ND, Craig Jensen Phoenix, AZ, and Karen (Roger) Stinton, Peoria, AZ; four grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; a brother Ronald Jensen (Hampton, VA) and a sister Sandi (Odin) Dahl Fargo, ND.
Special thanks to Sheryll and his caregivers for exceptional care.